References by Smith, F.
Smith, F. 1851. List of the specimens of British animals in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Hymenoptera, Aculeata. London: British Museum, 134 pp. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Sherborn (1934). Ants pp. 1-6, 115-119.

Smith, F. 1853 ("1854"). Monograph of the genus Cryptocerus, belonging to the group Cryptoceridae - family Myrmicidae - division Hymenoptera Heterogyna. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (2)2:213-228. PDF

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Smith, F. 1855a. Essay on the genera and species of British Formicidae. [part]. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (2)3:95-112. PDF

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Smith, F. 1855b. Essay on the genera and species of British Formicidae. [concl.]. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (2)3:113-135. PDF

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Smith, F. 1855c. Descriptions of some species of Brazilian ants belonging to the genera Pseudomyrma, Eciton and Myrmica (with observations on their economy by Mr. H. W. Bates). Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (2)3:156-169. PDF

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Smith, F. 1855d. Hymenoptera. Notes on the new species of British Aculeate Hymenoptera. Entomologist's Annual 1855:64-77 [Entomologist's Annual 1855(2nd edition):87-100].
Smith, F. 1857a. Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects collected at Sarawak, Borneo; Mount Ophir, Malacca; and at Singapore, by A. R. Wallace. [part]. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 2:42-88. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:v). Ants pp. 52-83.

Smith, F. 1858a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. London: British Museum, 216 pp. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Donisthorpe (1932c) and Sherborn (1934).

Smith, F. 1858b. Revision of an essay on the British Formicidae published in the Transactions of the Society. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (2)4:274-284. PDF
Smith, F. 1859a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace at the islands of Aru and Key. [part]. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 3:132-158. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:v). Ants pp. 135-150.

Smith, F. 1859b ("1858"). Catalogue of British fossorial Hymenoptera, Formicidae, and Vespidae, in the collection of the British Museum. London: British Museum, 236 pp.

Notes: Date of publication from Sherborn (1934). Ants pp. 2-37, 223-225.

Smith, F. 1859c. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VII. Dorylidae and Thynnidae. London: British Museum, 76 pp. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Sherborn (1934).

Smith, F. 1860a. Descriptions of new species of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace at Celebes. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 5(17b)(suppl. to vol. 4):57-93. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi). Ants pp. 68-75.

Smith, F. 1860b. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the islands of Bachian, Kaisaa, Amboyna, Gilolo, and at Dory in New Guinea. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 5(17b)(suppl. to vol. 4):93-143. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi). Ants pp. 94-114.

Smith, F. 1861a. Descriptions of some new species of ants from the Holy Land, with a synonymic list of others previously described. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 6:31-35. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi).

Smith, F. 1861b. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the islands of Ceram, Celebes, Ternate, and Gilolo. [part]. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 6:36-48. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi). This part deals entirely with ants.

Smith, F. 1862a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the islands of Ceram, Celebes, Ternate, and Gilolo. [concl.]. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 6:49-66. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi). Ants pp. 49-50.

Smith, F. 1862c. Descriptions of new species of Australian Hymenoptera, and of a species of Formica from New Zealand. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (3)1:53-62. PDF

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Smith, F. 1862d. A list of the genera and species belonging to the family Cryptoceridae, with descriptions of new species; also a list of the species of the genus Echinopla. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (3)1:407-416. PDF

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Smith, F. 1863a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the islands of Mysol, Ceram, Waigiou, Bouru and Timor. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 7:6-48. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi). Ants pp. 12-24.

Smith, F. 1863b. Observations on ants of equatorial Africa. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London (3)1:470-473.
Smith, F. 1863c. Notes on the geographic distribution of the aculeate Hymenoptera collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the Eastern Archipelago. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 7:109-131.

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi).

Smith, F. 1864. Notes on Hymenoptera. Entomologist's Annual 1864:108-117. PDF

Notes: Ants pp. 111-112.

Smith, F. 1865a. Descriptions of new species of hymenopterous insects from the islands of Sumatra, Sula, Gilolo, Salwatty, and New Guinea, collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace. Journal and Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 8:61-94. PDF

Notes: Date of publication from Kappel (1896:vi). Ants pp. 68-77.

Smith, F. 1865c. Notes on British Formicidae. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 2:28-30. PDF
Protonyms originally described by author
Protonym Taxon Authorship Rank Status
Myrmica simillima Tetramorium simillimum Smith, 1851 Species Valid
Tetraponera Tetraponera Smith, 1852 Genus Valid
Tetraponera testacea Pseudomyrmex testacea Smith, 1852 Species Synonym
Tetraponera atrata Tetraponera atrata Smith, 1852 Species Synonym Original combination
Orectognathus Orectognathus Smith, 1853 Genus Valid
Cataulacus Cataulacus Smith, 1853 Genus Valid
Cryptoceridae Cryptoceridae Smith, 1853 Tribe Synonym
Meranoplus Meranoplus Smith, 1853 Genus Valid
Cataulacus guineensis Cataulacus guineensis Smith, 1853 Species Valid Original combination
Cataulacus parallelus Cataulacus parallelus Smith, 1853 Species Synonym Original combination
Cataulacus taprobanae Cataulacus taprobanae Smith, 1853 Species Valid Original combination
Cryptocerus aethiops Cephalotes aethiops Smith, 1853 Species Synonym
Cryptocerus araneolus Cephalotes araneolus Smith, 1853 Species Synonym
Cryptocerus argentatus Cephalotes argentatus Smith, 1853 Species Valid
Cryptocerus cordatus Cephalotes cordatus Smith, 1853 Species Valid
Cryptocerus discocephalus Cephalotes discocephalus Smith, 1853 Species Synonym
Cryptocerus dorbignyanus Cephalotes dorbignyanus Smith, 1853 Species Valid
Cryptocerus dubitatus Cephalotes dubitatus Smith, 1853 Species Synonym
Cryptocerus elegans Cephalotes elegans Smith, 1853 Species Synonym
Cryptocerus femoralis Cephalotes femoralis Smith, 1853 Species Valid
Cryptocerus unimaculatus Cephalotes unimaculatus Smith, 1853 Species Valid
Cryptocerus pubescens Meranoplus pubescens Smith, 1853 Species Valid
Orectognathus antennatus Orectognathus antennatus Smith, 1853 Species Valid Original combination
Meranoplus petiolatus Procryptocerus petiolatus Smith, 1853 Species Valid
Tapinoma polita Prenolepis polita Smith, 1855a Species Synonym
Myrmica laevigata Pheidole laevigata Smith, 1855b Species Synonym
Eciton rapax Eciton rapax Smith, 1855c Species Valid Original combination
Eciton simillima Eciton simillima Smith, 1855c Species Synonym Original combination
Eciton legionis Neivamyrmex legionis Smith, 1855c Species Valid
Eciton crassicornis Nomamyrmex crassicornis Smith, 1855c Species Synonym
Statistics
Published between 1851–1942
Taxon descriptions between 1851–1879
No. of references 57
No. of described taxa (including combinations) 1282
No. of described taxa (valid, including combinations) 507
No. of described taxa (protonyms only) 735
Names belonging to author
Author name No. of references
Smith, F. 57